November 12, 2013
John Foster Dulles (right) is greeted by his brother Allen Welsh Dulles on his arrival at LaGuardia Field in New York City in 1948. Jacob Harris/AP
"Americans don’t like to understand things. We like to do things. The Dulles brothers exemplified that when they were in power. And we exemplify that by having forgotten them."
Visiting Scholar Stephen Kinzer's new book, The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War, was reviewed in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal over the weekend.